Posted by **kate** on Tuesday, December 15, 2009 at 8:55pm.

find all local maxima and minima (the y-values) and the vales where they occur

g(x) x absolute value 2x+5 absolute value

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**MathMate**, Tuesday, December 15, 2009 at 11:46pm
"g(x) x absolute value 2x+5 absolute value"

is not very clear to me.

Is it

g1(x)= |x|*|2x+5|, or is it

g2(x)= x*|2x+5|, or is it something else?

Usually the absolute function makes a kink when the expression becomes negative, and hence produces a local maximum or minimum.

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